Additional Materials

This page contains additional materials related to the Howard Wise Gallery, including a letter from Wise announcing the gallery's closing. More documents relating to exhibitions, artists, and press materials will be added as the site is expanded.


Lights In Orbit Catalogue, 1967

Catalogue and floor plan from Lights in Orbit exhibition, held February 4 through March 4, 1967 at the Howard Wise Gallery. In the accompanying essay, Wise positions this exhibition within a larger debate about the divide between spirituality and technology. He also pays tribute to an early light sculpture pioneer Thomas Wilfred.

Letter from Howard Wise, 1970

Letter announcing the closing of the Howard Wise Gallery. Wise will devote himself to supporting artists working outside the traditional gallery system, especially those utilizing television and other technology in ways that benefit the larger society.